What and where were the undersea hot springs (submarine geothermal vents) that were discovered
and observed in 1977? What technology allowed scientists to make these observations and discoveries? What was the remarkable biological discovery at these (and later other) undersea hot springs? How does this deep-ocean marine ecosystem survive under such severe conditions? What type of plate boundary is located at these vent sites? What is the major submarine geologic feature formed along this plate boundary?
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- Which type of streams are both Beaver Creek and Horton Creek most like, straight, braided or meandering, and are they more shaped like a narrow V or a wide U?
- Which stream landform are both Mud Lake and Horseshoe Lake?
- Please refer to the attachment to answer this question. This question was created from Lab Exercise 7_stream processes_W19.pdf.